NTSB’s Preliminary Findings: Air Tanker Hit Tree With Wing Fighting Dog Rock Fire Before Deadly Crash
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) say they think a Cal Fire air tanker that crashed while fighting a fire in Yosemite last week may have struck a tree with its wing according to preliminary findings.
Hot, windy weather conditions are causing problems for firefighters who are battling a large wildfire in Shasta County.
ST. HELENA (KCBS ) — Firefighters working to contain a destructive wildfire churning through rural Napa County said they have made sizable gains over Thursday night. Cal Fire crews won 55 percent containment of the […]
Cal Fire announced they’re hiring more seasonal firefighters in response to the state having already seen three times as many wild fires this year than normal.
Traffic is snarled on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in the Altamont Pass area because of a grass fire that was sparked by a car crash.
The early arrival of dangerous fire conditions has prompted state emergency responders to spring into action earlier than usual.
In the North Bay, all CalFire stations now have extra staffing and rigs. Homeowners whose property abuts open space should create 100 ft. of defensible space around their property.
According to Cal Fire officials, firefighters took on a 200-acre grass fire east of Livermore on Tuesday…